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Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 2012/11/20 - SaskTel announced the launch of Max Online, an on demand video and music streaming service available free to residential Max TV subscribers - SaskTel.com.
Max Online can be accessed anytime, anywhere in Canada through any personal computer with a high speed internet connection.
“SaskTel is extremely excited to continue to provide Max customers with enhanced service options that provide choice and flexibility to meet their viewing preferences,” said Stacey Sandison, SaskTel Chief Marketing Officer. “Our customers can now watch a selection of the premium on demand programming that they already have access to on Max TV at their convenience at home or on the go.”
Max Online customers will have access to a selection of what they subscribe to on Max TV. This includes Hollywood Suite OnDemand, Treehouse On Demand, Max Local on Demand, as well as links to the City TV, CTV and Global TV on demand video sites. Additional content and devices that the Max Online will be available on, will be added in 2013. Max customers also have access to Galaxie commercial-free music channels and can listen to their favourite music while surfing the net.
Max Online includes these great features:
• Multiple users can access a Max Online account at the same time (so family members can each watch what they like);
• Parental Controls are available to manage access to content;
• Play, Pause, Stop, and Rewind functionality;
• User ratings show the average user rating of a video and allow the customer to rate videos they’ve watched.
More information on availability and minimum system requirements can be found at sasktel.com. SaskTel Max customers can register for Max Online by visiting maxonline.sasktel.com/.
Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation (SaskTel.com) is the leading full service communications provider in Saskatchewan, with $1.1 billion in annual revenue and over 1.45 million customer connections including over 600,000 wireless accesses, 528,000 wireline network accesses, 230,000 internet accesses and 95,000 Max™ (TV) subscribers. SaskTel offers a wide range of communications products and services including competitive voice, data, internet, entertainment, security monitoring, messaging, cellular, wireless data and directory services. In addition, SaskTel International offers software solutions and project consulting in countries around the world. SaskTel and its wholly-owned subsidiaries have a workforce of approximately 4,100 employees.